(Hector Herrara)

A ceremony to dedicate the official portrait of the late Nassau County Judge Joel K. Asarch, who died in March 2013, was held at Nassau County Supreme Court on Friday. From left, Nassau County Justice Stephen A. Bucaria, who presided over the ceremony; Asarch’s widow, Malky Asarch; and Peter J. Mancuso, president of the Nassau County Bar Association, which commissions and presents the portraits to the court.